We recently got in a section of stunning Taisho era michiyuki. These silk coats pre-date ww2 in most cases, and are almost all hand sewn. Taisho era wafuku is especially prized for the quality of the fabric, and the longer sleeve lengths. Imagine our surprise, when we checked one of the pockets of a coat only to discover money! Over the years we have checked the pockets of many michiyuki and continue to be surprised at the discoveries we make.
Inside this coat was a 50 sen
Ohio Kimono has been in business since 2009, and slowly over the years we have hosted a pop-up store at an increasing number of venues throughout the USA. One of the states we visit frequently is Michigan. Throughout the year we visit and sell kimono in Detroit, Grand Rapids, and even Lansing Michigan. The events we sell kimono at in Michigan include but are not limited to: The Grand Rapids Asian Festival, Shuto Con, Youmacon, and JAFAX. Michigan is host to a lovely selection
We love to teach people who to wear kimono in a manner that is traditional and respectful of Japanese culture. One of the things we love to share with our customers and students is a 'secret'. This 'secret' is that they are allowed and encourage to create their own obi knots and styles. Kimono and obi are fashion, and fashion is fluid and about expressing yourself.
Instragram has a large Japanese community who love kimono and frequently post about them. One of our personal
As many of you know, we are developing an exclusive line of tabi socks. These designs are also being carried over to lanyards, and bags. We are letting our customers vote on designs and submit themes. The first 2 themes approved by everyone was foxes, and the bunny in the moon.
We were just email an update from the factory making our socks! Our new exclusive Ohio Kimono tabi socks are finished, and are under going final packaging before shipping! They will be here in a few
We did it! Ohio Kimono just broke 2,000+ followers on our Facebook business page! To celebrate this milestone we are having a sale! Everything in our online kimono store is 20% off, with free shipping on purchases over $55! Thank you for all the support, we continue to be humbled and delighted by you all! #ohiokimonosale #sale #kimonosale #buykimono #michigankimono #indianakimono #ohiokimono #kentuckykimono #newyorkkimono #Californiakimono #realkimono #authenticjapanesekimono
We have added a selection of fine vintage silk kimono for sale in our online kimono store. The selection ranges from a stunning peach furisode for sale, to a gorgeous purple rose houmongi. For today only, they are 10% off when you use the coupon code: kimono10 in our online store! Explore our new online kimono store: Japanese Kimono | Furisode Kimono | Haori | Nagoya Obi | Juban #kimonoforsale #kimonorobeforsale #kimonosforsale #kimonostoreonline #kimonostore #michigankimono
A few months ago a red and black kimono was purchased from us, and sent to the workshop of a company that makes Samurai Armor for historical reenactors. The kimono itself was paired with a gorgeous set of red armor, and then....torn apart. The kimono soon became parts of the armor, being used to line the armor and even make the sode. The results are stunning, and such a great and creative re-purpose of a kimono. Below are the photos of the kimono sent to us by the customer wh
We recently had the pleasure of receiving a very positive online review from one of our online customers. Since launching our online kimono store we have enjoyed reconnecting with many of our customers outside of the convention and festival scene. Bocchan is a long time customer of ours, and is a positive presence in the Ohio Cosplay community. #kimonoforsale #cosplaykimono #ohiokimonocustomerreviews #obiforsale #kimonostoreonline #buykimonoonline #kimonorobe #kimonorobeforsa
Here is some kimono coordination inspiration for your day featuring an authentic Japanese kimono, obi, and a fan for sale in our online store. If you have not noticed our online store has grown significantly in the past month, and offers a growing selection of kimono and obi for sale. Though time consuming our online store is growing and the number of kimono and obi for sale in it is expanding. We have an impressive selection of accessories for kimono listed as well. #kimonof
Here is our daily kimono coordination we have arranged, the central point of interest is the dragon nagoya obi. The dragon nagoya obi is an antique and is for sale in our online kimono store. The purple kimono is also for sale in out kimono store online. Today we are working on creating a guide to the kinds of kimono there are. Our online selection of authentic Japanese kimono is growing, and we now have over 400+ wafuku and kitsuke items for sale online. #japanesekimonoforsa
We love pairing up various kimono with obi, and sharing our ideas! This kimono coordination features a warm gold silk kimono, and the bamboo obi currently for sale in our store. We are adding many more kimono for sale to our store this weekend and look forward to seeing what our customers do with their own kimono! We are also working hard on better organizing our online store to make it easier to use and find what you need. #kimonorobe #kimonorobeforsale #kimonoforsale #kimon